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Acheron River

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Address: 1Km Nekromanteio Ammoudia, Parga 480 62, Greece
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Freezing cold water but nature and surroundings are amazing!

Took a guided trip to Acheron River and it was great! Being there, combined with the ancient history of the place was very exciting. Remember good walking shoes if talking the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Tobias J
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Oslo, Norway
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nothing special about place this it was only sad to se the beautify river full of plastic rubbish :-(

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Thank Tom_Rosengren
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a guided trip to Acheron River and it was great! Being there, combined with the ancient history of the place was very exciting. Remember good walking shoes if talking the walk along (IN) the river. Very difficult to walk in. Great experience!

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Soleymieu
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

It is possible to spend a (couple) of minutes on the river. It is very short, not really funny. Maybe only with very young kids.

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

If you're traveling in the area, do bring your own canoe if you can, you will not regret it! It's a great place for outdoor activities like hiking and cycling too!

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Athens
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Walking up and down the river was amazing and refreshing. We walked and swimmed (at least 2 times) and passed the first 2 bridges. After that we stopped for swimming and then stared our return. The water is cold but you get used to it. Sport shoes or special ones for water sport is a must.

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Me and my partner took a taxi drive here in July during a heat wave. We spent most of the day here bought some shoes from the kiosk at the entrance and went for walk up river . yes it is cold at the 1st part of the river where there are springs but i found it fine past this... More 

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Altendiez, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Absolute amazing experience, the whole area was breathtaking! The river has the most clear and blue waters we've ever seen. We managed to cover a large part of the river and I was even brave enough to have a swim. An exhilarating experience that made our holiday for us.

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manchester
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Free entry to area we went on Thomson trip but that was expensive not far from Parga so better to hire car

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Cookley, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

very pretty village,lots of small cafes,good boat trips up river.Closing down middle of October.People very friendly.Very greek

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Take your beach shoes as walking in the river is a must especially in the hot weather as the water is freezing.

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